Monthly Archives: February 2016

Trip Log – Day 240 – Lafayette, LA

February 23, 2016 – Rain, 60 degrees Miles Today: 8 Miles to Date: 12,184 States to Date: 29  Lucky me! A huge storm hit on the day I planned a bike repair day in Lafayette. I arrived at Hub City … Continue reading

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Profile Response: Cat Layne and Lake Thompson, El Paso, TX

“It’s like that Jim Carrey movie, ‘Yes Man.’ I try to say ‘yes’ to as many people as I can. That’s how I have experiences and stay open to life.” Cat Layne’s thoughts about saying yes, life in the army, … Continue reading

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Profile Response: ET Collinsworth, Portal, AZ

“Check out G.K.Chesterton, the early 20th century essayist. ’You can tell a man by the books he reads and the jokes he laughs at…’ I add the twentieth century variation: ‘…and what he puts on his refrigerator.’” ET Collinsworth, cowboy, … Continue reading

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Trip Log – Day 239 – Pecan Island, LA to Lafayette, LA

February 22, 2016 – Rain, 65 degrees Miles Today: 54 Miles to Date: 12,176 States to Date: 29 Louisiana continues to be kind to me, even in pouring rain. I woke at dawn, helped my host with a few chores, … Continue reading

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Profile Response: Tim Lawson, Portal AZ

Tom Lawson is a very long distance runner. His preferred venue are races where runner’s cover a mile loop as many times as they can in six days. “There’s a kitchen on the course. We run in one side, grab … Continue reading

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Trip Log – Day 238 – Cameron, LA to Pecan Island, LA

February 21, 2016 – Clouds, 70 degrees Miles Today: 60 Miles to Date: 12,122 States to Date: 29 Solid clouds, smooth roads, a withering breeze, scant traffic, and friendly fishermen made for a great day of riding. The only things … Continue reading

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Profile Response: Ron Kaczor, Portal AZ

Ron Kaczor grew up in Union, NJ but spent summers with an aunt and uncle who introduced him to Native American traditions. He spent four years as a Marist monk, came out as a gay man in the 1970’s, and … Continue reading

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